Claudia Stanescu, PhD 

Associate Professor, Educator Scholar Track, Physiology
Director, Undergraduate Programs Physiology; Associate Department Head, Education - Physiology
Research Interests

Educational research interests include program assessment, effective teaching and learning, and improving student performance in physiology courses, and student readiness for online courses. I am also interested in collecting data on how faculty use the core concepts of physiology in their courses.


  • 1998 BS Physiological Sciences - University of Arizona
  • 2001 MS Physiological Sciences - University of Arizona
  • 2005 Post Doctoral Physiological Sciences and Nutritional Sciences - University of Arizona

Human Anatomy and Physiology (PSIO 201)
Musculoskeletal Physiology Colloquium (PSIO 495M)
COM-T Musculoskeletal System Course (MED 804)